Rumor Roundup: iPhone 5s Delays and Call of Duty Ghosts

Jon R. is back to tackle the biggest tech rumors of this week! In this episode of Rumor Roundup, Jon talks about the iPhone 5S being delayed due to problems with the built-in fingerprint scanner, Verizon launching a new Nokia Lumia device next month with improved specs over the Lumia 920, Microsoft’s plan to bring back the start button and a boot-to-desktop option in its newest update to Windows 8, and Activision’s new Call of Duty game being leaked by various retailers with a tentative release date set for later this year. All this and more on Rumor Roundup!

On This Week's Episode

iPhone 5S Delay Blamed on Fingerprint Scanner

Last week we published a report that claimed manufacturing issues were forcing Apple to delay the mass production of several new products, including the iPhone 5S. Now a report from Reuters says the company has indeed pushed its planned production from June to later in the summer or the early fall. The culprit for the delay is apparently […]

Verizon Nokia Lumia 928 Expected Next Month

Verizon Wireless is reportedly preparing to sell the Nokia Lumia 928 next month, according to a report published by Bloomberg on Tuesday. The smartphone has been rumored for quite some time and we’ve already been treated to several leaked photos. The news outlet said that Nokia’s Lumia 928 will sport a 4.5-inch display, support for wireless charging […]

Windows 8.1 Will Bring Back the Start Button… Start Menu Lost to the Ether

The Start button will return when Windows 8.1 hits later this year, according to sources familiar with Microsoft plans. Speaking to The Verge, sources claim the button’s return will allow users to access the Start Screen, though it won’t include the traditional Start Menu. “The button is said to look near-identical to the existing Windows […]

Call of Duty: Ghost Leaked by Multiple Retailers

Brace yourselves; it looks like Activision might release another Call of Duty this year. This leak has been making the rounds today on gaming sites around the net, so we’ve decided to share it with you. First, UK retailer Tesco listed Call of Duty: Ghosts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 with the box art you […]

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Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell enjoys writing about technology and entertainment. When he's not watching Back to the Future, you can find him on a hike or watching...